Ad Spot

Pete Godard

By Staff
Mr. Pete Godard, 80, of 1540 Godard Town Road, Washington, died Saturday, June 30, 2007 at Martin General Hospital, Williamston.
A funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday in Smithwick Chapel Church of Christ (Disciples of Christ), Williamston, with Vice-Bishop William Collins officiating. Burial will follow in Godard family cemetery, Washington.
Mr. Godard was born in Martin County on Aug. 5, 1926. He was the son of the late Janie Mayo Locke and Sylvester Godard. He attended the Martin County Schools. He was a retired farmer. On Jan. 17, 1948, he married Gladys Odell Godard, who preceded him in death Aug. 23, 1999. He was a lifelong member of Smithwick Chapel Church of Christ (Disciples of Christ), Williamston.
Survivors include three daughters, Janie Godard Jones and Eunice Godard Clemmons, both of Washington, and Selma Godard Jones of Williamston; four sons, Sylvester Godard, Wyndell Godard and Travis Godard, all of Washington, and Antonio Godard of Charlotte; five sisters, Arbell Scott of Baltimore, Md., Vester Godard, Ader Peele and Thelma Rawls, all of Washington, and Annie Land of Williamston; 19 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one son, Carl Godard and one brother, S.L. Godard.
The family will receive friends today from 7-8 p.m. at Randolph Funeral Home, 219 N. Bonner St., Washington, and other times at the home of his daughter and son-in-law, Elder and Mrs. Ricky Clemmons, 1924 Godard Town Road, Washington.

News

Washington boardwalk reopened

Beaufort County

Five Swim Guide sites fail E. coli test on the Tar-Pamlico

Aurora

Aurora Industrial Park moves forward

Beaufort County

Vidant announces vaccine requirement for employees

Beaufort County

As COVID-19 cases rise, health department emphasizes effectiveness of vaccine

Beaufort County

A clinic on wheels: Agape looks to expand its reach

Coronavirus

Delta variant spread renews vaccine urgency

Beaufort County

Salvation Army receives donation from Food Lion Feeds

Business

Cypress Landing golf club to host military appreciation day

Beaufort County

County to consider signing onto opioid settlement

Beaufort County

New SROs to begin training next week

Beaufort County

Pets of the Week: July 31, 2021

Health

North Carolina hepatitis A outbreak surpasses 1,000 cases

Beaufort County

Beaufort County Board of Education votes to make masks optional for 2021-22 school year

Bath

Economic development happening in municipalities

Aurora

Belhaven’s filing period opens; two file for re-election

Community Columns

Health beat: The benefits of aquatic exercise

News

‘Family and Friends Fun Day’ brings community together

Beaufort County

Beaufort County Schools announces administrative changes

Arts

Sound Rivers issues call for river art

Faith

New pastor joins Washington Assembly of God

Beaufort County

Swim Guide’s clean-water run continues

Beaufort County

Vidant ‘urgently discussing’ vaccine mandate

Beaufort County

Crime Stoppers urge importance of community watch